Income/capita 12%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 96%
Income per capita$33,420$28,596$29,829
Median household income$44,620$54,384$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,912$69,541$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,625$32,466$35,192
Median earnings male$40,938$36,411$36,919
Median earnings female$17,167$24,833$26,250
Unemployment rate0.2%2.9%4.7%
Poverty level11.0%12.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bassett is 12% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Bassett is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bassett is 96% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bassett is 27% lower than the national average

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      Bassett employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry22.2%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector3.0%20.1%
      Financial & insurance services5.4%1.1%
      Wholesale & retail services16.7%15.9%
      Public administration6.9%16.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.8%1.1%
      Education, health & social services2.5%42.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Newport, NE118$30,25045%
      Long Pine, NE266$29,37547%
      Bassett, NE651$44,62019%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Merrillan, WI651$31,66743%
      Prospect, LA651$47,18115%
      Fairmont, NE651$46,56316%
      Richardton, ND651$70,53628%
      Superior, MT651$20,35763%
      Bassett, NE651$44,62019%
      Source: The Bassett, NE employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).